Fall Carnival Day

What will your children be doing on Veterans Day, November 11th No School Day?  Why not have them join us for a fun day of activities? Girl Scout Troop 40333’s kid sitting for K-7 students will be led by 11th grade students, who have led at various day camps, including Tillicum Choir Camp, Vasa Park Camp and Girl Scout Summer Camps. This event is a fundraiser for the Girl Scout Troop’s trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands in 2022.

Where:  Westminster Chapel, 13646 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA 98005

Hours: 9 AM – 3 PM

Cost: $50/day per student. Additional siblings are $40

Camp includes: Carnival games, crafts, win tickets to pie your leaders, & more!

Snacks:  Please make sure to provide 2 snacks, sack lunch and a water bottle for your child. For safety, please be sure that all food items are nut-free. 

Sanitizing and all Covid Safety measures will be taken.  Masks must be worn at all times, except when eating.

Participants should wear close-toed shoes and comfortable clothing.

To register your children, please complete this online form:


Payment may be made online at:  http://my-site-101001.square.site/ +$2 processing fee

Or Venmo @GIRLSCOUT-TROOP-40333 (no fees)

Nov 11 Day Off Flyer 2021

Trick or Trot in Bridle Trails State Park

The Bridle Trails Park Foundation invites you to a Family Halloween in the Forest Saturday, October 30th!

1K Scavenger Hunt & 5K Run

1K Scavenger Hunt: 9am – 1pm
5K Run: 8am-10am
State Parks Interpretive Specialist with Owl Specimens & Activities
Halloween treats for all
Costumes are encouraged
Dress accordingly as this event is rain or shine
Location: Bridle Trails State Park – Main Entrance: 5300 116th Ave NE, Kirkland

The Scavenger Hunt is a FREE community event. 1K Scavenger hike participants must be on the trail by 1pm.

The 5K Run is $10 and is professionally chipped timed with individual starts between 8am and 10am.

For more details please see the event poster https://www.cherrycrest-ptsa.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Cherry-Crest-Trick-or-Trot.pdf

In order to ensure enough treats for all ghosts who join us, please PRE-REGISTER at https://www.active.com/kirkland-wa/running/distance-running-races/halloween-trick-or-trot-5k-2021?int=72-3-A11

Mission InspirED Free Tutoring

Mission InspirEd offers FREE, online, and year-round tutoring to all elementary and middle schoolers! Students will be tutored by intelligent and experienced high school students who have a deep understanding of their subjects. If your child needs any support with homework or if they want to get ahead, this is an excellent opportunity for them to receive personalized instruction. Students can get help with a variety of subjects, ranging from computer programming to world history.

Visit missioninspired.org/tutoring to sign up or to learn more about our program.

For questions, please contact Arohan Agate at Mission InspirED.


Mission InspirEd Fall Classes

Mission InspirEd will be offering free classes for elementary and middle school students. Classes will start between October 4th through April 10th.

They have qualified instructors, teaching topics ranging from Introductory Medicine to Coding in Python! Sign up before October 3rd for their weekly sessions. Learn more at http://missioninspired.org/classes.

Join the Cub Scouts: Camping, Crafts, Outdoor fun!

All boys and girls K – 5th grade and their parents are invited to join to learn more. Tuesday, September 21st from 6:30–7:30pm at the Cherry Crest Elementary Outdoor Covered Court.

Can’t make it on the 21st, and want more info on the rest of the year’s activities? Contact Blair Hotchkies at: blairhotchkies@hotmail.com or join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/fa8iVAjLVgnxSjra8

Dragons and Dinosaurs October 8th Day off

Girl Scout Troop 40333’s babysitting for K-7 students will be led by 11th grade students

Where: Backyard of Troop’s House in Bellevue (giant tents in case of rain)
Hours: 9 AM – 3 PM,
Cost: $50/day per student. Additional siblings are $40
Camp includes: games, crafts, activities, & more!

Sponge Language Classes

Sponge offers online classes in Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese and French
To register, visit http://www.spongeschool.com/sign-up

Interested in in-person class? Come to Sponge centers in Issaquah, Kirkland or Seattle!

Please contact info@spongeschool.com for questions!

Sammamish Mini Cheer Camp on 9/11

The Sammamish High School cheerleaders are having a mini-camp for elementary and middle school students on Saturday, September 11th, from 9am – 12pm. Register at https://linktr.ee/shsminicheer

Bellevue United FC Boys Soccer Spots

Hello Cherry Crest Families! We have a few roster spots available on Bellevue United FC Boys 2012 soccer teams and looking for a few extra players. If your soccer player was born in 2012 and is looking for a team, or if you know someone who is new to the neighborhood and might be interested, contact Nhimy at nhimychung@yahoo.com to join a practice this month. All levels are welcome.